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Lotus Outreach expands humanitarian outreach for women and girls for 30th anniversary

Lotus Outreach has introduced they may broaden their humantiarian attain past India and Cambodia to world areas.

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Lotus Outreach International, a humanitarian non-profit group that goals to empower women and kids dwelling in poverty, has introduced they’re increasing their work past India and Cambodia to world areas, together with Vietnam, Brazil, Guatemala, and the United States.

The announcement comes following the 30th anniversary of Lotus Outreach, which was based in 1993 in Himachal Pradesh, India by Khyentse Norbu. The group initially sought to assist refugees from Nepal. Now, 30 years later, their focus is on the empowerment of women and girls by supporting entry to schooling, abilities and job-training, anti-trafficking, and well being and water providers.

“I am so moved by the impact of empowering one girl, who goes on to transform the lives of her siblings, family, friends, and community,” writes president Patty Waltcher within the group’s 30th anniversary announcement outlining their new efforts.

“Lotus Outreach has helped hundreds of thousands of people through the brilliance of the girls and young women we have supported over the years in India and Cambodia. We will now expand our work to new regions, to scale our impact globally through partnerships,” Waltcher writes.

Lotus Outreach International’s work is basically supported by donations, together with their “1,000 Coffee” initiative, which goals to encourage 1,000 individuals to donate the price of a espresso month-to-month for women’s empowerment. To date, 215 individuals and counting are signed up for the initiative.

If you’d prefer to be taught extra about Lotus Outreach, their present initiatives, and assist the 1,000 Coffee initiative, go to their web site, right here.


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